Growing Ophthalmology practice is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Medical Billing Specialist, with at least 2 years of billing experience in the medical field to learn about ophthalmic medical care.
Individual should be knowledgeable of Medicare and Managed Care billing, secondary/tertiary billing, Accounts Receivable, CPT and ICD-10 coding, medical terminology, current PQRS requirements, CAQH, CMS credentialing, as well as proficiency with MS Word/Excel. Ophthalmology experience a plus, but not required.
This full-time position offers an excellent benefit package. Salary is based on experience.
Duties to include:
File electronic and paper claims
Download and post payment from ERA’s
Post patient payments and paper EOB’s to the system
Monitor coding, PQRS and CAQH requirements
Monitor current policies and implement new policies to maximize the revenue cycle as needed.
A/R follow-up on denied claims from insurance companies
Follow up on patient calls
Apply collections process to patient accounts
Assist front office staff with check-out desk; collecting payments, posting charges and scheduling return appointments
Hard-working with attention to detail and efficiency
Flexibility in performing a variety of duties and working as a team member
Willingness to keep current with medical billing updates. Attend meetings as needed.
Observant of patient confidentiality rules and responsibilities
Compassionate and respectful with our patients and staff
High School diploma required. Medical terminology and ICD 10 coding experience or coursework desired